Author Archives: Joshua Henry

Plugable’s Newest Mechanical Keyboards — Now with Quieter Red Linear Switches for Gaming and Office Use

In late 2016 Plugable released our first mechanical keyboards with blue “clicky” Cherry MX style switches for typing enthusiasts and gamers. Today, we’re excited to announce the addition of two new models, both in 104 key “full-size” and 87 key “tenkeyless” (no number pad) form factors with Outemu Red linear switches! Visually our two new […]

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Get a Tactical Edge with the Plugable Performance Onyx Gaming Headset

We’re excited to announce the latest addition to our Performance line of products, designed by gamers, for gamers: The Plugable Performance Onyx Gaming Headset. The Onyx (TRRS-HS53) features premium plastics that are sturdy but help to keep the weight and comfort balanced. It features high-quality synthetic leather and cloth for contact points, sturdy brushed aluminum […]

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Plugable Introduces Upgraded USB-C Triple Display Docking Station With 4K Support On All Three Outputs

Mac users please note: This docking station is only compatible with macOS High Sierra 10.13.3 and earlier versions (10.11.x – 10.13.3). The upcoming update to macOS 10.13.4 will permanently disable the dual DisplayPort outputs. After the great response to our original award winning UD-ULTCDL Triple Display Dock in May of 2016, we listened to power-users’ […]

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Plugable Introduces Universal 60W USB Type-C Power Delivery 2.0 Charger

Finally, a standard laptop power adapter. With the introduction of USB 3.1 Type-C (“USB-C”) a few years ago there were high expectations for this exciting new standard. The flexibility to carry power, data, and video over a single cable was certainly an exciting prospect. Unfortunately many first-generation USB-C products resulted in frustrating compatibility issues, with […]

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New USB-C Charging Meter from Plugable

USB-C charging demystified. One of USB-C’s great potential features is the ability to charge in either direction, with much higher power levels than was previously possible with USB (up to 100 Watts). But USB-C is still maturing, and there are many combinations of chargers and devices which either don’t charge, or charge at a lower […]

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Plugable’s Award Winning USB-C Triple Display Docking Station is Now Available in Europe

The wait for our European customers is finally over! The Plugable USB-C Triple Display Docking Station – first revealed as a Kickstarter last year and winner of a Laptop Magazine’s Editors’ Choice Award – is now available for purchase through Amazon’s European distribution network. For compatible USB-C laptops supporting USB-C’s new optional Power Delivery and […]

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Plugable’s New Mechanical Keyboards for Typing Enthusiasts and Gamers

At Plugable many of our engineers, myself included, are keyboard enthusiasts. What does that mean exactly? I’ll touch on that below… but first I’d like to introduce our two new mechanical keyboards, the Plugable USB-MECH87BW compact “tenkeyless” (no number pad) and USB-MECH104BW full size mechanical keyboards. Traditionally a high quality mechanical keyboard retails at $100 or […]

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